<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/2011-02-09_122350.jpg" />Every week we bring you a snapshot of the week in Geek History. This week we’re taking a peek at the public release of Gmail, the first time a computer won against a chess champion, and the birth of prolific inventor Thomas Edison.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/2011-02-08_153053.jpg" /> Valentine’s Day is less than week away; if you want to prove yourself the geekiest cupid around you’ll definitely want to check out our guide to geeky Valentine’s big and small.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/historyheader213.jpg" />This week in Geek History saw the beginning of the Cthulhu horror mythos, the Columbia space shuttle disaster, and the birth of Facebook. Also, check out our new addition “Other Notable Moments” at the end for more facts and trivia from this week in Geek History.
<img src="http://www.howtogeek.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/WiiTransfer.jpg" />Whether you want to backup your game saves because you’ve worked so hard on them or you want to import game saves precisely so you <em>don’t</em> have to work so hard, we’ve got you covered.